S. cerevisiae / S. pombe
Scale 2 Diat: carbon-macromolecules , Hierachy 1
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The budding (S. cerevisiae) & fission (S.pombe) yeasts are premier model organisms to study the function of genes & pathways required for eukaryotic cell bilogy. APOYG!

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Yeasts are eukaryotic, single-celled microorganisms classified as members of the funguskingdom. The yeast lineage originated hundreds of million years ago, and 1,500 species are currently identified.[1][2][3] They are estimated to constitute 1% of all described fungal species.[4]Yeasts are unicellular organisms who evolved from multicellular ancestors,[5] with some species having the ability to develop multicellular characteristics […] read more